Myzus lythri (Schrank, 1801)

on Prunus, primary host plant

Myzus lythri on Prunus mahaleb

Prunus mahaleb, Hungary, Budapest, mid-May © László Érsek

Myzus lythri on Prunus mahaleb

galled leaf, upperside

Myzus lythri on Prunus mahaleb

underside

Myzus lythri on Prunus mahaleb

folded open, with colony

Myzus lythri on Prunus mahaleb

apterae

Myzus lythri on Prunus mahaleb

same bush, mid-June

Myzus lythri on Prunus mahaleb

larvae

Myzus lythri on Prunus mahaleb

aptera

gall

curling of the young leaves. Alatae 2 mm, green to yellowish green, with dark green length lines; feet, siphunculi and cauda pale.

host plants

Rosaceae, (narrowly?) monophagous

Prunus x davidiopersica, mahaleb.


on Lythrum secondary host plant

gall

aphids on the above-ground parts.

hostplants

Lythraceae, monophagous

Lythrum hyssopifolia, salicaria.

Rarely on Epilobium, Fuchsia, Veronica.

references

Blackman & Eastop (2014), Börner & Franz (1956a), Buhr (1964b), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Hellrigl (2004a), Nieto Nafría, Muñoz Martínez & Mier Durante (1987a), Osiadacz & Wojciechowski (2008a), Ripka, Reider & Szalay-Marzsó (1998a), Roskam (2009a), Suay Cano & González Funes (1998b), Tomasi (2014a).

mod 16.xi.2017